Subject: Re: A TODO list for cardbus/ PCMCIA support.
To: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 06/16/1999 22:21:05
Chris g. demetriou writes:
>as has been stated before, the 'right' abstraction for this type of
>stuff is by slot. autoconfiguration might look like:
Sorry, Chris, I dont think thats true. A slot-based architecture
precludes the flexibility which, in today's OS market, is necessary.
I agree 100% that a slot-based scheme is the best fit for our current
conception of autoconiguration. Problem is, that model of
autoconfiguration is no longer adequate.